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Michele Seretta Jones Collection

Michele Seretta Jones Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Michele Seretta Jones
State of Birth:
MD
Home State:
VA
Gender
Female
Race
Black or African American

War or Conflict
Persian Gulf War, 1991
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1982-?
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
3rd Battalion, 78th Regiment; Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 2nd Battalion, 78th Regiment; Army Reserve
Location of Service
Hanau, Germany; Rhineberg, Germany; Honduras; Panama
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Desert Shield, Operation Desert Storm, Operation Provide Comfort
Highest Rank
Command Sergeant Major
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran became the first female command sergeant major of the US Army Reserve.

War or Conflict
Somalia, 1992-1995
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Restore Hope
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Peacekeeping forces--Bosnia and Hercegovina
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Joint Endeavor
Prisoner of War
No

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biographical information [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of video recording
Manuscript: Clippings [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Video: Digital File [ item] --
Video: Digital File [1 item] -- Digitized Copy
Interviewer:
Kathleen Scott
Contributor:
Margaret Reborchuk
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Women In Military Service For America Memorial Foundation, Inc. (WIMSA)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/47175
Subjects:
Jones, Michele Seretta
Persian Gulf War, 1991--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Somalia, 1992-1995--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Peacekeeping forces--Bosnia and Hercegovina--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Michele Seretta Jones Collection
(AFC/2001/001/47175), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-04-06
 

 

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